Art Activism

“Society has plunged into silence,” says Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky

“Society has plunged into silence,” says Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky

Artist takes to raft in protest of St Petersburg’s New Holland

Artist takes to raft in protest of St Petersburg’s New Holland

Belarus Free Theatre and Pussy Riot’s Masha Alyokhina bring stories of persecuted artists to UK

Belarus Free Theatre and Pussy Riot’s Masha Alyokhina bring stories of persecuted artists to UK

Burger King launches range inspired by Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky

Burger King launches range inspired by Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky

Charges change against Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky

Charges change against Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky

Coming of age: how the Belarus Free Theatre is still fighting on after 15 years on the edge

Coming of age: how the Belarus Free Theatre is still fighting on after 15 years on the edge

Date set for Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky trial

Date set for Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky trial

FSB seeks nearly half a million rubles from art activist Pyotr Pavlensky

FSB seeks nearly half a million rubles from art activist Pyotr Pavlensky

Meet the political fashion collective giving young Russians a voice

Meet the political fashion collective giving young Russians a voice

Performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky stripped of award for support of criminal group

Performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky stripped of award for support of criminal group

Posters against authoritarian rule appear in Warsaw ahead of Polish Presidential elections

Posters against authoritarian rule appear in Warsaw ahead of Polish Presidential elections

Prague’s Mánes Exhibition Hall is "bleeding" in protest

Prague’s Mánes Exhibition Hall is “bleeding” in protest

Pyotr Pavlensky arrested over latest artistic arson in Paris

Pyotr Pavlensky arrested over latest artistic arson in Paris

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky claims assault by police

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky claims assault by police

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky nominated for FSB award

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky nominated for FSB award

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky to seek asylum in France

Russian art activist Pyotr Pavlensky to seek asylum in France

Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky freed from serving sentence

Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky freed from serving sentence

Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky released and fined

Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky released and fined